A minor earthquake magnitude 2.84 (ml/mb) strikes 4 kilometers (2 miles) from Volcano in Hawaii on Thursday. Unique identifier: hv70298741. Ids that are associated to the event: hv70298741. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 0.47 km (0 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 2.84-magnitude earthquake was detected at 00:40:52 / 12:40 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 21/06/18 / 2018-06-21 10:40:52 / June 21, 2018 @ 10:40 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, longitude -155.263504 West, latitude 19.4008331 North, depth = 0.47 km.
Epicenter of the earthquake was 41 km (25 miles) from Hilo (c. 43 300 pop), 33 km (20 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 37 km (23 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from Hōlualoa (c. 8 500 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Hōlualoa, Hilo, Hawaiian Paradise Park (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).
In the past 24 hours, there have been seventy, in the last 10 days five hundred and sixty-seven, in the past 30 days one thousand and twenty-two and in the last 365 days one thousand, four hundred and four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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